The CIS Australia January in Paris program is a unique opportunity to study business at Paris School of Business, one of the top 5% business schools worldwide. Students will discover and live the magic of Paris while enrolled in a 2-week program through a mix of academic classes and experiential visits to many famous Parisian landmarks.

UQ & CISaustralia Global Learning Opportunities Webinar

Hear from CISaustralia about their Summer 2022/2023 opportunities. This session will be delivered online, via Zoom.

Date and Time: August 11 2022, 4:00 pm

Registehttps://employability.uq.edu.au/event/session/14024

Fields of study

  • Business
  • Entrepreneurship

Contact CIS Australia directly for course syllabi. More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the CIS Australia website.

Credit Equivalent

7.5 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 7.5 ECTS are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact CIS Australia for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by CIS Australia. 

Students are required to at least have a 4.5 GPA to meet CIS entry requirements.

CIS Australia programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible.

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Costs

Program fee is AUD $6,999. More information regarding program fees can be found on the CIS Australia website. 

Program fees include:

  • CISaustralia support services before, during and after the program
  • Academic advising
  • Financial advice
  • Assistance with travel arrangements
  • Visa assistance
  • Pre-departure guide and session
  • Airport pick-up (on specified program arrival date within designated arrival times)
  • On-site orientation
  • Accommodation – single room
  • Welcome dinner
  • Tuition fees
  • Program risk matrix and COVID-19 risk assessment
  • Risk Management and Emergency Response Plan
  • CISaustralia 24/7 on-site support – Site Director
  • Paris School of Business official transcript
  • CISaustralia Certificate of Participation (available on request)

Accommodation

Accommodation is included in the program fee. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the CIS Australia website.

Funding

Applicants will be considered for only one grant per application round. Applicants are encouraged to review the Short-Term Experiences Funding information for further details.   

Widening Participation Grant

When you submit your application for an experience, you are automatically considered for funding that is relevant to your nominated experience. Please refer to the Short-Term Experiences Funding  page for details. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 September 2022
Host: 1 November 2022

Program Dates

Start: 1 January 2023
End: 14 January 2023

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Paris, France
Credit: For-credit and not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate


*Postgraduates may participate in this program not-for-credit only

OS-HELP Loan

If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.​

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